Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CISMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 801 766 867
Rank change year-on-year -35 +101 +13
Permanent jobs citing CISMP 29 41 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.041% 0.058% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 39
London median annual salary £57,250 £65,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.92% +51.16% +13.16%
England median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.56% -10.00% +26.58%

CISMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,644 16,759 21,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.26% 23.83% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12,156 13,744 18,084
London median annual salary £56,375 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CISMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CISMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CISMP in London

CISMP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISMP in London.

Salary trend for CISMP in London

CISMP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISMP in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CISMP in London

CISMP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the London region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North London - 2 £58,250 -
Central London -15 1 £58,000 -0.85%
CISMP
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing CISMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for CISMP.

1 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 23 (79.31%) Information Security
3 21 (72.41%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (68.97%) Banking
5 14 (48.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (44.83%) Data Protection
6 13 (44.83%) Finance
7 11 (37.93%) CISM
8 10 (34.48%) Windows
8 10 (34.48%) Linux
8 10 (34.48%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (34.48%) SIEM
8 10 (34.48%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 10 (34.48%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
9 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
9 8 (27.59%) GDPR
10 7 (24.14%) Master's Degree
10 7 (24.14%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (24.14%) IT Audit
10 7 (24.14%) SWIFT
10 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 7 (24.14%) Intranet
10 7 (24.14%) Internet
10 7 (24.14%) Oracle
11 6 (20.69%) CISA
11 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
12 5 (17.24%) Firewall
12 5 (17.24%) Cyber Essentials

CISMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
1 7 (24.14%) Intranet
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
General
1 20 (68.97%) Banking
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.34%) International Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
1 9 (31.03%) Security Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Information Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) Information Security Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) Security Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support
5 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (24.14%) SWIFT
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Cyberattack
5 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Information Security
2 21 (72.41%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (44.83%) Data Protection
4 10 (34.48%) SIEM
4 10 (34.48%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
6 7 (24.14%) IT Audit
7 4 (13.79%) Data Security
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) DRM
9 2 (6.90%) Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.45%) Change Management
10 1 (3.45%) Computer Security
10 1 (3.45%) IT Strategy
10 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.45%) Presales
10 1 (3.45%) Regulatory Compliance
10 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (37.93%) CISM
3 10 (34.48%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 7 (24.14%) Master's Degree
5 6 (20.69%) CISA
6 3 (10.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.90%) CCSP
7 2 (6.90%) SANS
8 1 (3.45%) CEH
8 1 (3.45%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (27.59%) GDPR
4 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
5 5 (17.24%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Apple
3 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) FireEye
3 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.45%) IronPort
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) Radware
3 1 (3.45%) Trustwave